The table below looks at the statistics for the Social Media Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media Manager
Rank 859 873 875
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 38 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £38,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-40.78% +52.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 38 £40,000 +6.66% 3
London +41 28 £42,500 +13.33% 3
City of London +40 12 - - 2
North West - 5 £22,500 -
Chester - 4 £22,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
South East +10 3 £48,500 -3.00%
Greenwich - 3 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - -
Berkshire -1 1 - -
East of England -20 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire -25 1 £17,500 -53.94%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £48,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £17,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £17,500 -
Brighton - 1 £48,500 -
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £27,500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -

Social Media Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Social Media
2 57 (73.08%) Marketing
3 46 (58.97%) Twitter
4 40 (51.28%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (48.72%) Facebook
6 25 (32.05%) Digital Marketing
7 20 (25.64%) Advertising
8 19 (24.36%) Pay per click
9 18 (23.08%) Degree
10 17 (21.79%) Google
11 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
12 13 (16.67%) Finance
12 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.38%) Blog
14 11 (14.10%) Multimedia
14 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (14.10%) Strategic Planning
14 11 (14.10%) VBA
15 10 (12.82%) Social Media Marketing
15 10 (12.82%) SEO
16 8 (10.26%) Analytics
16 8 (10.26%) Internet
17 7 (8.97%) Radian6
17 7 (8.97%) Benchmarking
17 7 (8.97%) B2B
18 6 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
18 6 (7.69%) Broadband
18 6 (7.69%) 3G

Social Media Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Radian6
2 6 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 6 (7.69%) 3G
2 6 (7.69%) 4G
2 6 (7.69%) Broadband
General
1 57 (73.08%) Marketing
2 20 (25.64%) Advertising
3 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
4 13 (16.67%) Finance
5 11 (14.10%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.85%) Retail
7 2 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (100.00%) Social Media
2 40 (51.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.38%) Blog
4 6 (7.69%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.13%) Copywriting
6 3 (3.85%) Photography
7 2 (2.56%) Derivative
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.28%) BBC
8 1 (1.28%) FMCG
8 1 (1.28%) Open Source
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Android
1 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (24.36%) Pay per click
3 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.10%) Strategic Planning
5 10 (12.82%) SEO
5 10 (12.82%) Social Media Marketing
6 8 (10.26%) Analytics
7 7 (8.97%) B2B
7 7 (8.97%) Benchmarking
8 6 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
9 3 (3.85%) Creative Marketing
10 2 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.56%) Product Marketing
10 2 (2.56%) Project Management
10 2 (2.56%) B2C
11 1 (1.28%) Web Development
11 1 (1.28%) Time Management
11 1 (1.28%) Product Management
11 1 (1.28%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Twitter
2 38 (48.72%) Facebook
3 17 (21.79%) Google
4 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
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